The Ritz-Carlton Japan
The Ritz-Carlton Japan, Midtown 9-7-1 Akasaka Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

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Event Date Wed Jun 1 JST (in 11 days)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue May 31 11:00am - Tue May 31 11:00am
Location The Ritz-Carlton Japan
Midtown 9-7-1 Akasaka Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Region APAC

This event returns to Tokyo. We are proud to return to Japan after a two-year hiatus and look forward to welcoming you back onsite in 2022.

This event will cover updates, usable takeaways, and real-life examples to help them tackle pressing legal issues facing their companies today. It offers excellent learning and networking experience with peers and legal service providers. Participants return to their workplace with practical and useful advice.

Target Audience

Chief Legal Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, CEO, Company Secretaries, Country/ General / Corporate / In House / Legal Counsels / Heads and Senior Professionals in charge of:

• Legal Affairs
• Company/ Contract Law
• Corporate Governance
• Corporate Affairs
• Legal Risk Management
• Compliance
• Regulatory Affairs
• Commercial and Enforcement Counsel


2022 Speakers


Takashi Kobayashi
Geographic Compliance & Corporate - Legal Lead, Japan


Yoshihiko Matake
Partner, Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

Christopher Gunson

Wise Wang
Senior Legal Counsel, ByteDance K.K.

Emi Takeda
Managing Director, Japan Legal Director, Accenture

Gaurav Dani
Senior Partner, INDUSLAW

Yasushi Murofushi
Senior Counsel, Legal Function Consulting and Legal Managed Services, EY Law Japan

Eri Maeda
Director, Legal Function Consulting and Legal Managed Services, EY Law Japan

Saurav Kumar

Obata Shinobu
Senior Advisor, NEC Corporation

Shinichi Yoshiya
Executive Director | Legal and Compliance, Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities Co., Ltd.

Takayuki Kitajima
General Counsel - Japan, Business Integrity Officer -Japan, Unilever Japan Holdings K.K.

Takahisa Shimizu
Senior Legal Counsel, Legal, North Pacific Region, FedEx Express

Akiko Kawaguchi
Assistant General Manager, Legal & General Affairs Division, Chiyoda Corporation

Ayako Shotoku
Group General Counsel, Panasonic Holdings

Kenji Tagaya
Executive Officer, General Counsel and Head of Legal Group, JERA

Masanao Hashimoto
Senior Regional Counsel and Compliance Officer, Japan, Stryker Japan K.K.

Paul Josef Lantz
Senior Managing Director & Global Chief Counsel, Public Markets, Manulife Investment Management.

Natsue Ishida
Head of International Legal, UD Trucks Corporation

Kai Draeger Mag.iur. LL.Cert., Rechtsanwalt (German attorney at law / ドイツ弁護士), Senior Counsel, Legal Group, TDK Corporation

Shuhei Fujimura
Senior Ethics and Compliance Manager, Group Ethics and Compliance, Oxford University Press

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• EY
• Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas